Morgan, E. (1972). The Descent of Woman. Souvenir Press (Lon

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Morgan, E. (1972). The Descent of Woman. Souvenir Press (Lon

Postby AlgisKuliukas » Sun Oct 30, 2011 11:12 am

Contents
1: Man-made myth - From Genesis to Tarzan, man-made image of his past. By him, for him, about him, not her.
2: The Escape Route - Hardy's aquatic idea offers her an escape route - a way of explaining her past
3: The Ape remoulded - Bipedal, fat and sexual changes all due to water
4: Orgasm - re-orientation from quadruped to biped left women wanting. Taking it from behind was best, anatomy hasn't quite caught up
5: Love - Mothers love as well as romantic
6: Speech - Mama - the first word? Apes difficulty is breath control - the usual
7: The U-Turn - on elephants and why, if we were aquatic, did we return to the land?
8: Man the Hunter - Leaving the coasts moving up rivers to the land - hunting
9: Primate Politics - Long before Frans der Waal - Morgan had it right
10: What women want - Babies, what's wrong with being an animal (shouldn't it be 'mammal, Elaine?) anyway?
11: Present and Future - Women controlling affairs - choosing not to have kids and choosing the sperm she wants
Waterside hypotheses of human evolution assert that selection from wading, swimming and diving and procurement of food from aquatic habitats have significantly affected the evolution of the lineage leading to Homo sapiens as distinct from that leading to Pan. (p118)
Kuliukas, A., Morgan, E. (2011). Aquatic scenarios in the thinking on human evolution: What are they and how do they compare?. In: Vaneechoutte, M., Verhaegen, M., Kuliukas, A. (2011). Was Man More Aquatic in the Past?
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